Why Become an AP Reader?
Gain an in-depth understanding of the AP Exam so you can better assess your own students’ work. In our most recent survey, 93% of AP readers said they had a positive experience.
How to Apply
Applications are accepted year-round, but spots are limited. Invitations are sent February through May. Find all you need to know about applicant requirements and documentation here.
Who Can Be an AP Reader?
AP readers from colleges and universities must be active faculty members or graduate students who have taught at least one semester of a comparable AP course within the past three years.
High School Teachers
AP readers from high schools must be AP course authorized and currently teaching, with at least two years of experience teaching the course. Exception: teachers of a new AP course who demonstrate appropriate expertise.
2023 AP Reading Schedule
For 2023, AP readers will score student responses at AP reading sites. At-home scoring opportunities will be available for most subjects. All scoring will be done via computer.